2015 Utah Arts Festival

Applications

Applications for the 2016 Utah Arts Festival will be available starting November 1, 2015. If you have any additional questions about the forms, please contact  and we will assist you!

Applications & Deadlines

Artist Marketplace / Visual Arts - Deadline March 4, 2016
Commission for Chamber Ensemble - Deadline April 8, 2016
Culinary Arts - Deadline March 4, 2016
Fear No Film - Deadline TBA
Mayor's Artists Awards - Contact Karen Krieger at the SLC Arts Council, 801-596-5000
Performing Arts - Music - Early Deadline January 1, 2016 / Late Application Deadline January 29, 2016 (late fee required)
Performing Arts - Dance - January 29, 2016 at 5pm
Performing Arts - Street Theater
- January 29, 2016 at 5pm
Performing Arts - Literary Arts
- January 29, 2016 at 5pm
Sponsorships - Contact Aimée Dunsmore at
Volunteers - Volunteer Interest Form open through March 2016; Volunteer Shift Application opens in April 2016

Call for Visual Artists

Deadline: March 3, 2016

Visual Artist Applications for the 2016 Utah Arts Festival Artist Marketplace are accepted online through www.zapplication.org. If you are already a member of Zapplication, go directly to the Utah Arts Festival Zapplication page. Read below for details on application and booth fees.

Call for Musicians & Bands

Deadline: January 1, 2016 / Late App until January 29, 2016

Applications are now closed. Thank you for your interest!

Call for Street Theater

Deadline: January 29, 2016

Applications are now closed. Thank you for your interest!

All Street Theater applications for 2016 must be submitted online. Please read carefully all information below before submitting your application. 

Call for Dance Performers

Deadline: January 29, 2016

Applications are now closed. Thank you for your interest!

All Dance applications for 2016 will be submitted online. Please read carefully all information below before submitting your application. 

Call for Literary Artists

Deadline: January 29, 2016

Applications are now closed. Thank you for your interest!

All Literary Artist applications for 2016 will be submitted online. Please read carefully all information below before submitting your application. 

Call for Classical Composer Commissions

Deadline: April 8, 2016

Applications are now being accepted for the 12th annual Utah Arts Festival Commission for Chamber Ensemble, to premiere at the 2017 Utah Arts Festival, performed by the Salt Lake Sinfonia, under the Artistic Direction of Robert Baldwin.

Call for Culinary Artists

Deadline: March 4, 2016

If you are interested in participating as a food vendor, please complete the application below. NEW this year, we are accepting Food Truck applications in addition to applications for Food Booths.

Call for Films for Fear No Film

Deadline: March 25, 2016

The Utah Arts Festival is one of the largest, most culturally rich artistic showcases for artists throughout the western United States. The works celebrated at the festival stretch well beyond the borders of Utah, exposing over 80,000 festival-goers to a diverse collection of contemporary yet traditional, challenging yet accessible, thought provoking yet fun range of works over four frenetic days every June.

The Fear No Film Festival aims to celebrate a similar range of artistic excellence. Over 50 short films will be screened with non-cash awards awarded by a Grand Jury, the Utah Arts Festival, and by an audience vote.

Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in being a volunteer at the 2016 Utah Arts Festival! There's no way the Festival could happen without the support of volunteers from our community! It takes more than 1,200 volunteers and a hundreds of hours to support this premier Utah event. Volunteers are truly the life blood of the Utah Arts Festival!

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